CT residents can apply now for winter energy assistance program and lower home heating costs

Starting today, individuals can begin applying for this winter's energy assistance program to alleviate home heating expenses.
Eligibility criteria apply, and the amount of benefits varies, ranging from $180 to $530.
Determining factors include income and household size.
Typically, benefits are directly disbursed to the energy supplier.
Applications can be submitted through phone, email, or online.